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Plans for a Star Finder. This Star Finder will help you quickly locate your star with its accession and declination coordinates, along with the date and time. Has a separate field viewer for inserting slides of your field of study for quick comparison. The 8x telescope with a 6 degree field of view to quickly locate the sky objects your seeking. Was built for a 6" telescope - could be easily adapted to fit others.

Uses parts from a type M 17 surplus telescope or similar.

Slide viewer is light for easy viewing.

Made from brass tubing and commonly available materials.

This is an original 5 page magazine article from 1961.
We do not photocopy these.

Article Includes

Measured Drawings and Diagrams

Complete Instructions

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Star Finder Telescope How-To build PLANS w/Field Viewer

Star Finder Telescope How-To build PLANS w/Field Viewer

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Description

Plans for a Star Finder. This Star Finder will help you quickly locate your star with its accession and declination coordinates, along with the date and time. Has a separate field viewer for inserting slides of your field of study for quick comparison. The 8x telescope with a 6 degree field of view to quickly locate the sky objects your seeking. Was built for a 6" telescope - could be easily adapted to fit others.
 

  • Uses parts from a type M 17 surplus telescope or similar.
  • Slide viewer is light for easy viewing.
  • Made from brass tubing and commonly available materials.

 

This is an original 5 page magazine article from 1961.
We do not photocopy these.

Article Includes

  • Measured Drawings and Diagrams
  • Complete Instructions
  •  

Pages are not all shown in Photos

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